The Local Acts Beat The Internationals At Freedom Time’s NYD Party

The Local Acts Beat The Internationals At Freedom Time’s NYD Party

In Melbourne, the heaving Australian trendsetter and southern hemisphere event epicentre, it appears that New Year’s Eve is out. The packed clubs, belligerent punters, frustration

Here’s What Happens When You Mix Pub Rockers The Drones With An Enormous Pipe Organ

Here’s What Happens When You Mix Pub Rockers The Drones With An Enormous Pipe Organ

Review: The Drones at Melbourne Town Hall, Sunday 13th Nov for Melbourne Music Week 2016 It was a far grander affair that one would normally


Let Go Fest Returns For 2017 With A Huge All-Aussie Lineup

Let Go Fest Returns For 2017 With A Huge All-Aussie Lineup

Let Go Fest is back in action at the Mornington Peninsula Race Course boasting an insane all Australia lineup featuring the likes of RÜFÜS, Hayden


Michael Franti & Spearhead Remain One Of The World’s Most Uplifting Acts

Michael Franti & Spearhead Remain One Of The World’s Most Uplifting Acts

Dedicated fan or not – attending a Michael Franti & Spearhead gig is impossible not to love. The buzzing atmosphere immediately lures you to make


Hit Or Shit: Listen Out 2016

Hit Or Shit: Listen Out 2016

Listen Out 2016 kicked off on Saturday in Melbourne, followed by the Perth leg the day after, and we headed along to check out a lineup packed


All Of Our Highlights From Day Two Of BIGSOUND 2016

All Of Our Highlights From Day Two Of BIGSOUND 2016

After a huge first night of high calibre acts, Brisbane’s Fortitude Valley was ready to do it all again for the final night of BIGSOUND


All Of Our Highlights From Day One Of BIGSOUND 2016

All Of Our Highlights From Day One Of BIGSOUND 2016

BIGSOUND, Australia’s response to the gargantuan SXSW, is underway yet again in Brisbane. It’s the only time of year you’ll find Courtney Barnett casually chatting


James Blake Is At His Enthralling Best When He’s All Alone

James Blake Is At His Enthralling Best When He’s All Alone

Review: James Blake at Margaret Court Arena, Wednesday 27th July by Sean A’Hearn. Touring the country in support of third album, The Colour in Anything, James Blake has


All Of The Highlights From Day Two Of Splendour In The Grass 2016

All Of The Highlights From Day Two Of Splendour In The Grass 2016

The first night of Splendour 2016 was, for the most part, a pretty excellent start to the weekend. After a short sleep, our writer Nick


After A Cancelled Soundwave Tour, Nothing But Thieves’ First Ever Australian Show Was Worth The Wait

After A Cancelled Soundwave Tour, Nothing But Thieves’ First Ever Australian Show Was Worth The Wait

Review: Nothing But Thieves live at Ding Dong Lounge, Melbourne on 20th July 2016. Written and photographed by Julia Lay. Nothing But Thieves dropped a


King Gizzard And The Lizard Wizard Are Finally Being Recognised As One Of Australia’s Best Live Acts

King Gizzard And The Lizard Wizard Are Finally Being Recognised As One Of Australia’s Best Live Acts

Review of King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard at The Croxton, 8/6/16 by Mary Asi – Photographed by Mandy Campbell For those who missed out:


9 Local Tours You Can’t Afford To Miss

9 Local Tours You Can’t Afford To Miss

Winter is upon us, but that doesn’t mean that the constant stream of awesome local tours we’re lucky enough to enjoy in this country has


The Guitar Gear Bob Evans Couldn’t Live Without

The Guitar Gear Bob Evans Couldn’t Live Without

  ARIA Award-winner (and Jebediah frontman in another life) Bob Evans has just released his fifth studio album, Car Boot Sale, recorded with Tony Buchen (The Preatures,


Proof DMA’s Are No Longer A Buzz Band

Proof DMA’s Are No Longer A Buzz Band

Review: DMA’s – June 11, 2016 @ Corner Hotel Sydney lads DMA’s have been racking up the passport stamps in the last few months, criss-crossing


New Order Performed With Australian Chamber Orchestra & We Were There

New Order Performed With Australian Chamber Orchestra & We Were There

Review: New Order with The Australian Chamber Orchestra Vivid at The Sydney Opera House 2 June. With over three and a half decades of New Order history, who


Why Quiet Achiever Big Pineapple Fest Is One Of The Best Festivals In Australia

Why Quiet Achiever Big Pineapple Fest Is One Of The Best Festivals In Australia

It’s fair to say that once again the 2016 Big Pineapple Music Festival played out all but perfectly. It was sold out, packed out and


Why Violent Soho’s Tour Was A Defining Moment From A Now Iconic Aussie Band

Why Violent Soho’s Tour Was A Defining Moment From A Now Iconic Aussie Band

Review: Violent Soho WACO Tour Review Sydney at Enmore Theatre 26/5 In news that’s surprising to precisely nobody, Violent Soho’s WACO tour was an absolute gem. With




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